Tag Archive - typography

Website content, what is the ideal font size?

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Here is a good article from Smashing Magazine about font size, reader reading habits, and why a 16px font may be better than the traditional 12px.

http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2011/10/07/16-pixels-body-copy-anything-less-costly-mistake/

The font above is set at 12px and the font below is set at 16px. Decide for yourself which is ideal.

Here is a good article from Smashing Magazine about font size, reader reading habits, and why a 16px font may be better than the traditional 12px.

http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2011/10/07/16-pixels-body-copy-anything-less-costly-mistake/